Take control of legal and medical issues that threaten your freedom to fly. AOPA's Pilot Protection Services safeguards your pilot and medical certificates with affordable legal and medical coverage.

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Pilot Protection Services Medical Mailbag- August Q&A

Dr. Jonathan M. Sackier, Dr. Warren Silberman, and Gary Crump, RN, answer your medical aviation questions.

2014, 07 29

Members only

When ATC is not in charge

When you’re at an airport without an operating tower in Class G airspace, can ATC clear you to make turns to the right even though the regulation requires that all turns when approaching the airport must be made to the left?

2014, 07 25

Members only

I have palpitations over you

Premature ventricular contractions are “extra beats” that originate in the ventricles of the heart. They can either be benign or a sign of something more serious with your heart, so if an electrocardiogram shows two or more PVCs, the FAA will request a cardiovascular evaluation.

2014, 07 21
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PPS: Plan Details

AOPA Pilot Protection Services safeguards your pilot and medical certificates with two plans available at $39 and $99 annually.    

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Why Do I Need It?

Let's face it, we're human. A simple FAR error or oversight, or an unexpected medical situation could result in months of down time and thousands of dollars in fees.  
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Attorneys & Medical Experts

One-on-one legal advice potentially worth thousands of dollars, advice and tips on your medical questions, and much more!    

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